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Get to Where You Want to Go!

Every day, we help people like you achieve their goals, whether that is earning a degree, preparing for a new career, or gaining skills to improve their jobs and their lives. All you need to become a student at NECC is a high school diploma or GED/HiSET – there is no application fee and no SAT scores are needed. Follow the steps below and start on your path to a better future! If you still need your GED/HiSET, click here to learn more about our High School Equivalency program.

Apply to Northern Essex
Apply for Financial Aid
Take the Academic Placement Assessment
Meet With an Advisor
Register for Classes


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